African Plant Database

Acacia scorpioides (L.) W. Wight
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 9: 173 (1905)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Basionym : Mimosa scorpioides L.
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Acacia nilotica subsp. tomentosa (Benth.) Brenan
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mimosa scorpioides L. (1753)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vachellia nilotica subsp. tomentosa (Benth.) Kyal. & Boatwr.
=Acacia arabica var. tomentosa Benth. (1842)
=Acacia nilotica var. tomentosa (Benth.) A.F. Hill (1940)
=Acacia nilotica subsp. tomentosa (Benth.) Brenan (1957)
=Acacia scorpioides var. pubescens A. Chev. (1905)
=Acacia nebneb Adans.
=*Acacia neboueb Baill. (1863)
=Mimosa arabica Lam. (1783)
=Acacia arabica (Lam.) Willd. (1806)
=Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile subsp. nilotica
=Acacia nilotica var. vera Roberty excl. specim. Dinter & Zeyher
=Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile var. nilotica
=Mimosa nilotica L. (1753)
=Acacia nilotica (L.) Willd. ex Delile (1813)
=Acacia scorpioides var. nilotica (L.) A. Chev. (1927)
=Vachellia nilotica P.J.H. Hurter & Mabb. (2008)
=Acacia arabica auct.
=Acacia arabica var. nilotica (L.) Benth. (1842)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 556 (1962).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Fl. Afrique N. 16: 25 (1987).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
see under efloramaghreb
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